Over $60bn Invested in ICT Since 2001 – Minister

[Vanguard] THE Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, had said that more than $60 billion has been invested in Information Communication Technology, ICT in Nigeria since 2001.

[Vanguard] THE Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, had said that more than $60 billion has been invested in Information Communication Technology, ICT in Nigeria since 2001.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Lost to Nigeria Last Year – Zambian Coach

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ahead of the crucial Russia 2018 FIFA world cup qualifier between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Chipolopolo of Zambia, Wedson Nyirenda has again boasted that he is Nigeria for the maximum points at stake.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ahead of the crucial Russia 2018 FIFA world cup qualifier between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Chipolopolo of Zambia, Wedson Nyirenda has again boasted that he is Nigeria for the maximum points at stake.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government, Chemical Firms Strike Forex Deal

[The Herald] Government has struck a deal with chemical companies through which they will be able to access foreign currency to import agricultural chemicals that will be sold at subsidised prices, VP Mnangagwa has said.

[The Herald] Government has struck a deal with chemical companies through which they will be able to access foreign currency to import agricultural chemicals that will be sold at subsidised prices, VP Mnangagwa has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Consider Us in Electoral Process, People With Disabilities Tell INEC

[Vanguard] Persons With Disabilities, PWDs, in Anambra State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to take its members into consideration while planning for the November the election.

[Vanguard] Persons With Disabilities, PWDs, in Anambra State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to take its members into consideration while planning for the November the election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hwange Targets Increased Coal Output

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed coal miner Hwange Colliery Company (Hwange) is targeting produce 400 000 tonnes of coal per month by the end of 2017 following a ten-fold jump in production over the past nine months. Building on the success …

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed coal miner Hwange Colliery Company (Hwange) is targeting produce 400 000 tonnes of coal per month by the end of 2017 following a ten-fold jump in production over the past nine months. Building on the success of its acquisition of $31,2 million worth of equipment in June 2015, expected to raise monthly coal output to 500 000t from 300 000t and drive the company to profitability, Hwange said it was on course to breach current production levels of 300 000t a month to hit 400 000

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Mugabe Meets Lord Soames’ Son

[The Herald] THERE is mutual readiness by Zimbabwe and Britain to leave behind years of conflict and open a new chapter of rapprochement, President Mugabe has said. The comments by President Mugabe follow the visit to Zimbabwe by Sir Nicholas Soames, a…

[The Herald] THERE is mutual readiness by Zimbabwe and Britain to leave behind years of conflict and open a new chapter of rapprochement, President Mugabe has said. The comments by President Mugabe follow the visit to Zimbabwe by Sir Nicholas Soames, a British Conservative party member of parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Terrorism – We’ll Stand By Nigeria to Defeat Boko Haram, UK Assures

[Vanguard] The United Kingdom will continue to stand by Nigeria to defeat the Boko Haram terrorist group, the British Armed Forces Minister, Mark Lancaster, has said.

[Vanguard] The United Kingdom will continue to stand by Nigeria to defeat the Boko Haram terrorist group, the British Armed Forces Minister, Mark Lancaster, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Military Confirms Death of 3 Soldiers

[VOA] The U.S. military has confirmed three U.S. service members were killed and two others injured when a joint U.S.-Niger military patrol was attacked Wednesday in southwestern Niger.

[VOA] The U.S. military has confirmed three U.S. service members were killed and two others injured when a joint U.S.-Niger military patrol was attacked Wednesday in southwestern Niger.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger